xine-remote - a small tool to connect xine remote control server.


   xine-remote [options]


   This manual page documents briefly the xine-remote tool.

   xine-remote  can  replace  a  raw  telnet  connection  to a xine remote
   control server. It use the readline  facilities  (completion,  vi/emacs
   shortcuts, command history, etc...).  By default, it try to connect the
   localhost, using the default port (see xine(1)).


   The program follow  the  usual  GNU  command  line  syntax,  with  long
   ioptions  starting  with  two  dashes  (`-).  A summary of options are
   included below.

   -H, --host <hostname>
          Try to connect <hostname>.

   -P, --port <port>
          Try to connect the host using <port>.

   -c, --command <command>
          Send <command> to server  then  quit.   The  command  should  be
          single quoted if it contain spaces or special characters.

   -n, --noconnect
          Do not initiate the connection on startup.

   -v, --version
          Display version.

   -h, --help
          Display options summary.


   Few  commands  are  available,  which  are  used  to  open  or  close a

   ?      Display available commands (the xine-remote ones +  server  ones
          when connection is established).

   help <command>
          Display  the  purpose  of <command>, if that is omitted, display
          available commands.

   syntax <command>
          Display the usage of <command>.

          Display version.

   open <server[:port]>
          Open connection to server. A port can be  optionally  specified,
          using colon (:) separator.

   close  Close connection.

   quit   Leaving xine-remote.




   This    manual    page    was    written    by   Daniel   Caujolle-Bert
   <> for the xine project.


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